Puerto rico on world map. The ports and harbors located in puerto rico are shown on the map below. Estado libre asociado de puerto rico lit. Puerto rico on a world wall map. With its name which translates to spanish as rich port puerto rico has a population of 3674209 2013 est.
Free associated state of puerto rico and briefly called porto rico is an unincorporated territory of the united states located in the northeast caribbean sea approximately 1000 miles 1600 km southeast. Other tribes such as the saladoid and arawak native puerto ricans populated the island between 430 bc and 1000 ad. Puerto rico officially the commonwealth of puerto rico is an unincorporated territory of the united states of america. The secret is getting out.
With just a short flight or ferry ride from the east coast of of the main island you can enjoy some of the most undeveloped beaches in the world. This map shows a combination of political and physical features. Ports are color coded by size. Map of puerto rico and travel information about puerto rico brought to you by lonely planet.
To be more precise puerto rico is located between the caribbean sea and the north atlantic ocean east of the dominican republic and west of the virgin islands. Tourism brochures and other literature. Puerto rico is located in the caribbean sea about 1000 mi east southeast of miami florida. Puerto rico a tropical caribbean travel destination and one of the islands of the greater antilles in the eastern caribbean sea located 125 km 78 mi east of the island hispaniola which is shared by haiti and the dominican republic.
Puerto rico and nearly 200 countries are illustrated on our blue ocean laminated map of the world. The puerto rico tourism company the islands official tourist center produces and distributes several publications.